Evidence from a UK teaching hospital that MRSA is primarily transmitted by the hands of healthcare workers

H. A. Ludlam*, R. L. Swayne, Angela Kearns, D. F.J. Brown, J. C. Howard, K. Gunning, R. Burnstein, C. G. Nicholl, N. M. Brown

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)296-299
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Hospital Infection
Volume74
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 2010

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Funding Information:
This study was supported by unrestricted educational grants from Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Ltd, Maidenhead, UK, and Pfizer Ltd, Tadworth, Surrey, UK. The poster presentation at the 18th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Barcelona, Spain, 19–22 April 2008 was made with financial support from a European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases travel grant (part sponsored by Wyeth Pharmaceuticals).

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